Kay Fleming

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Kay Fleming
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Candidate for
Indiana Attorney General
PartyDemocratic
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Southern Indiana
J.D.Indiana University School of Law, Indianapolis
Personal
Place of birthBoonville, Indiana
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Campaign website
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Kay Fleming is an Indianapolis attorney and was the 2012 Democratic nominee for Attorney General of Indiana. She lost to incumbent Greg Zoeller (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.

Biography

Fleming currently practices at her own law firm in Indianapolis, the Fleming State Law Firm. She served as Chief Counsel for the Indiana Gaming Commission from 1993-1999 and has clerked for two justices - Honorable Basil H. Lorch, III, United States Bankruptcy Court from 1992-1993, and Honorable Gene E. Brooks, Chief Judge, United States District Court, Southern District of Indiana from 1990-1992.[1]

Education

  • JD, Indiana University School of Law, Indianapolis
  • BS, Psychology, University of Southern Indiana

Elections

2012

See also: Indiana attorney general election, 2012

One week after Republican incumbent attorney general Greg Zoeller was nominated for re-election, Indiana Democrats held their own convention, at which delegates confirmed Fleming's rumored candidacy for the statewide office. Upon receiving the nomination, Fleming said she could make the office run more efficiently and tackle pressing issues: "I think the children, the DCS system, needs an overhaul. Education system needs and overhaul."[2] She also cited constituent reports of the Do-Not-Call list failing to deliver as promised as a reason for challenging the current leadership, despite thinking that Zoeller "is doing good job."[2][3]

Fleming lost to Zoeller in the general election on November 6, 2012.

Attorney General of Indiana General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGreg Zoeller Incumbent 58% 1,453,334
     Democratic Kay Fleming 42% 1,051,504
Total Votes 2,504,838
Election Results via Indiana Secretary of State.


Campaign donors

2012

Fleming lost the election to the position of Indiana Attorney General in 2012. During that election cycle, Fleming raised a total of $24,747.

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